By G9ija

Colombia’s youngest elected president has been sworn in, promising to “make corrections” to a peace deal with leftist rebels that has divided the South American country.

Colombia’s conservative new President Ivan Duque was sworn into office Tuesday, succeeding center-right liberal Juan Manuel Santos, who had been in power since 2010 for two terms.

A protege of ex-president Alvaro Uribe (2002-2010) elected in June, Duque took the oath of office for a four-year term during a public ceremony on Bolivar Square in the historic center of Bogota.

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